XYZ Monsoon Games

An overcast sky and the lush green grounds of Sir Ness Wadia Memorial Pavillion, Rustom Baug, made for the perfect setting for the ‘XYZ Monsoon Games’ on 26th June, 2016 as hosts – ‘Jamshed’s Giants – XYZ Group of Byculla’ pepped up the environment. As buses from the other XYZ centres rolled in, the grounds […]

Readers Corner

In today’s fast-paced, frenetic life, where ‘love’ is increasingly the reserve of online encounters, and expressions of romance are relegated to annoying smilies and egotistical selfies, we received a touching letter from 90-year-old Burjor Doctor, which takes us back to the era when love, romance and companionship were holistic elements of the revered institution of […]

PZSM Celebrates Platinum Jubilee

The Poona Zarthosti Seva Mandal (PZSM) celebrated its ‘Platinum Jubilee’ on 24th June, 2016, at Pudumjee Hall (Pune Camp), where guest speaker, the eminent Indian Supreme Court Judge, Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman, addressed a crowd of over 200 people. An eloquent welcome address by President Rukhsshana M. Ankllesaria commenced the occasion where she spoke of […]

Chomp & Cheers: BisiBeleBhath And Watermelon And Cucumber Margarita

BisiBeleBhath BisiBeleBhath literally means ‘hot lentil rice’. Rice, lentils and vegetables cooked and flavoured with a spicy paste makes this South-Indian speciality a complete and satisfying meal – adish to relish in the rains. Ingredients: 1 cup-Rice ;3/4 cup-ToorDal (Red Lentils); 5 cups- Water; – 1/2 (chopped)- Onion; 2 (chopped)- Tomato; 2 cups- Mixed Vegetables(of […]